Thyroid Radiofrequency Ablation RFA of Thyroid Nodules: It is getting ready for primetime in the USA but still needs FDA approval, clinical trials and reimbursement codes. Yes we are getting close with two centers beginning to treat cash paying...More info
Thyroid Cancer 101: Does High Body Weight Cause A More Aggressive Disease? Dr.Guttler’s Comments: Increased body weight is seen to influence the features of papillary thyroid cancer. 400 patients in 4 groups: underweight, normal weight...More info
Thyroglossal Duct Cyst 101: Ethanol Ablation Therapy PEI for Adults and Children. The standard therapy for TGD cyst is surgery. However there may be patients who do not want surgery. There is an example of another reason to have PEI and that is...More info
Thyroid 101: Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME/CFS) is not a Thyroid condition and The Low T3 Syndrome Does not Exist.
Thyroid 101: Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME/CFS)is not a Thyroid condition and The Low T3 Syndrome Does not Exist. Dr.Guttler’s comments: This article below does not proof a connection between hypothyroidism and the use of T4 and these...More info
Thyroid and Food 101: There is no Diet to boost thyroid function Dr.Guttler’s comments The article below claims to report food can boost the thyroid function. Don’t believe these undocumented articles and don’t change your...More info
Biotin for hair loss, in the blood stream it can impact the results of thyroid tests. Dr.Guttler’s comments: Biotin can lead to falsely high or low test results, which can lead to a misdiagnosis. Doctors just have to be aware...More info
Thyroid Disease in Horses: Rare but blood tests falsely look hypothyroid. This is bad for Racehorses Duped up on thyroid hormone supplements.
Thyroid Disease in Horses: Rare but blood tests falsely look hypothyroid. This is bad for Racehorses on thyroid hormone supplements. Dr.Guttler’s comments: I was asked by a friend to look at her horse as it had a goiter. I went and...More info
Total Thyroidectomy For Hashimoto’s (CHT) Persistent Symptoms? Don’t Believe This Article. Dr.Guttler’s comments: Removing the thyroid gland in CHT is only done with rare cases of severe pain. Non-specific symptoms should not be...More info
Hashimoto’s ( CHT ) Nodules and Thyroid Cancer 101: Increased Risk with Nodules in CHT. Goiter in CHT which could harbor a thyroid cancer. Read below. Dr.Guttler’s Comments: 1. CHT can make...More info
Benign Tumor Mimics Papillary Thyroid Cancer; Hyalinizing Trabecular Tumor (HTT ) of the Thyroid. Pre-op Diagnosis by Genomic Marker Saves Total Thyroidectomy.
Benign Tumor Mimics Papillary Thyroid Cancer; Hyalinizing Trabecular Tumor (HTT ) of the Thyroid. Pre-op Diagnosis by Genomic Marker Saves Total Thyroidectomy. Dr.Guttler’s Comments: When a nodule looks like papillary cancer on USG...More info
Parathyroid Cysts 101: They Can Be Anywhere Even in the thyroid gland and down into the chest. Dr.Guttler’s comments: Parathyroid Cysts are rare but I have seen 10 cases in my practice. I have treated larger ones and ones with symptoms with...More info
Thyroid Nodules 101: Just like Real Estate Location,Location,Location. DR.Guttler’s Comments: The thyroid nodule location within the thyroid gland can be a predictor of a thyroid cancer nodule. Zhang F et al in Endo Practice 25(2)...More info